Turasan Tag

09 Feb Turkish Wines Debut at WholeFoods Store

We're thrilled to announce that 2 of our wines are now available at the Ravenna neighborhood Wholefoods store in Seattle. This adds to our growing list of stores where the 2013 Turasan Emir and 2012 Diren Öküzgözü can be found. We like to thank our Seattle distributor,...

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09 Dec Exploring the Wine Regions of Turkey

While the South East region of modern day Turkey is being hailed as the origin of grape seeds and grape domestication dating back to ~9000 B.C., the wine regions of Turkey today in fact are scattered across this vast, diverse & beautiful country. Before we explore...

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26 Nov #DrinkTurkeyWithTurkey: 2012 Kalecik Karasi

Wrapping up our T-Day Turkish wine suggestion is the "Pinot Noir" of Turkey. If you're looking for a refreshing and exciting alternative to a Pinot Noir, or simply looking for something that doesn't have too much mast or essence and instead has nice bright acidity, clarity...

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12 Oct New & Promising Turkish Native Varietals Enter the US Market

We're stoked to introduce 2 new Turkish wines to vino lovers in the US, both sourced from delectable indigenous Turkish varietals and produced by Tursan, a new producer that VinoRai proudly welcomes to its growing portfolio of Turkish wineries. Introducing the Turasan 2013 Emir and Turasan...

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